Private Joseph Lilliman
Private Joseph Lilliman

Army Number : 12833

Battalion : 9th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Born at Staveley, Derbyshire. Son of Henry and Hannah of 143, Blake Street, Mansfield Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire. Husband of Alice Lilliman, Newcastle Street, Mansfield. He enlisted at Mansfield and went to landed in Gallipoli 7th August 1915. He was killed in action 9th August 1915 during the attack at Ismail Oglu Tepe (Chocolate Hill), Gallipoli, Turkey.

Buried/Commemorated : Helles Memorial, Turkey. Panel 150 to 152.

His brothers Company Sergeant Major Robert Lilliman, 16th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment and Private William Henry Lilliman, 2nd Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment, also fell in the Great War,

Private Lilliman is also commemorated on the following local memorials:-
Yeoman Memorial Park War Memorial, Mansfield Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire.